Tag Archives: Advent

Finding Joy Even Now

“In This We Rejoice”Delivered to Church for the HighlandsThird Sunday of Advent, December 13, 2020 Rev. Dr. John Henson This past week has had some good news, even amidst skyrocketing COVID numbers here in our nation. Vaccines for our nation are rolling out as we speak and on their way. Earlier in the week, people […]

Roadcrew in Camelhair

“Road Crew in Camelhair” Delivered to Church for the Highlands2nd Sunday of Advent, December 6, 2020 by Rev. Dr. John Henson I recently spent the day working on a road on our farm. It seems like I’m always doing that, as there is not a paved road or even a gravel driveway. It’s all grass […]

Waiting on God?

Where is God at this time?

What Joseph Teaches Us

“What Joseph Teaches Us” A Sermon Delivered to Church for the Highlands Fourth Sunday of Advent, December 22, 2019

How to Find Joy in Your Darkness

“Finding Joy in Darkness” Delivered to Church for the Highlands Third Sunday of Advent, December 15, 2019   An audio/podcast version of this sermon is here

Deconstructing for Jesus

“Deconstructing for Jesus” Delivered to Church for the Highlands Second Sunday of Advent, December 8, 2019   An audio/podcast version of the sermon is here

Finding your way in the darkness

“Anchoring in the Shalls” Delivered to Church for the Highlands First Sunday of Advent, December 1, 2019 Sermon video Audio of this sermon and others from Church for the Highlands is here on our podcast channel. 

Coal in your stocking?

Message Manuscript for “Coal in Your Stocking?”    Isaiah 61:1-4,8-11 Delivered to Church for the Highlands Third Sunday of Advent, December 17, 2017 [Audio of this sermon is here] Have you ever been told that all you would get for Christmas is coal in your stocking?  Better yet, have you ever actually gotten coal in […]

Mr. Microphone

“Mr. Microphone”  Isaiah 40:1-11 Delivered to Church for the Highlands    Rev. Dr. John Henson Second Sunday of Advent, December 10, 2017 So, how many of you remember that amazing Mr. Microphone commercial?  And how many of you bought one?  I got one for Christmas one year.  I tried that line, “Hey good looking, we […]

“Come on Down” sermon Advent 1B

“Come on Down”    Isaiah 64:1-9 Delivered to Church for the Highlands The First Sunday of Advent, December 3, 2017 I wrote this sermon just after hearing the news onWednesday morning that NBC Today Show’s Matt Lauer was fired over allegations of sexual misconduct. He is one more on a long list of men recently […]